After over a decade and several failed attempts, Deadwood is finally back. This time, the HBO western is in movie form and will pick up in 1889 during South Dakota's statehood. Ian McShane, Timothy Olyphant, and Molly Parker reprise their roles when the film premieres on May 31, 2019.
John is still running. After assassinating a member of the High Table, John finds himself with a $14 million bounty on his head. His only option is to get out of New York — and he's going to need help from a fellow assassin to do it. Keanu Reeves reprises his role as John Wick in the third installment of the action franchise, with Halle Berry starring as hitwoman Sofia. John Wick Chapter 3: Parabellum comes to theaters May 17, 2019.
Sir Ian McKellen is an excellent actor — but not just for his ability to capture the essence of a character. Sir McKellen has an unrivaled ability to convey meaning in a glance, using his eyes say things that words cannot. Windows to the soul indeed.
After making waves at Sundance, A24 has released the first trailer for The Last Black Man in San Francisco. In the film, Jimmie Fails plays a cinematic version of himself who goes back to the Victorian-style home of childhood in San Francisco. The house was built by his grandfather in 1946 but is now under new ownership, leaving Fails to imagine the community as though it had never changed. Directed by Joe Talbot, the film also stars Jonathan Majors, Rob Morgan, Tichina Arnold, and Danny Glover and will be in theaters June 14, 2019.
Quentin Tarantino and one of the most star-studded casts in history take on the Manson Family murders for the director's ninth film. Following actor Rick Dalton and his stunt double Cliff Booth, the film takes place in 1969 Los Angeles during a series of gruesome murders orchestrated by Charles Manson, which included the death of actress Sharon Tate. Once Upon a Time in Hollywood stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie, Al Pacino, Emile Hirsch, Dakota Fanning, Lena Dunham, and Luke Perry and is slated for release July 26, 2019.
After a successful run on television with Fargo and Bones, director Noah Hawley makes his feature film debut with Lucy in the Sky. The story centers around an astronaut who's having a hard time transitioning back to civilian life after a long mission. Losing touch with reality, she beings spiraling out of control. Loosely inspired by Lisa Nowak, it stars Natalie Portman, Jon Hamm, Zazie Beetz, and Dan Stevens and will be released later this year.
There aren't many shoes that are versatile enough for a formal occasion but also look great with a pair of jeans. But The Newton is up for both occasions and plenty in-between. Each pair is Goodyear welted for flexibility and maximum durability and they're lined with leather for increased breathability, and have a comfortable footbed and a leather outsole that's built to stand the test of time. And even when that outsole wears thin, they can be easily re-soled by a repair service -- extending the life of your favorite pair. Available in black and oak leather.
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With a muscular shape and aggressive stance, the Harley-Davidson LiveWire is unlike anything that's come before. The LiveWire is the latest example of the innovative spirit of the most iconic motorcycle brand in the world. Its permanent magnetic electric motor provides instant torque, so a flick of the wrist takes you from 0 to 60 in 3.0 seconds without any of the shifting or clutch work required by its combustion-based cousins. The motor sits below the battery to lower the center of gravity for easier handling, a fully adjustable Showa suspension helps improve the ride further, ABS and Traction Control for enhanced cornering and Brembo brakes ensure you can get it stopped in a hurry. The bike also has a 4.3 inch, full-color touchscreen. Built-in LTE connectivity and the H-D Connect service gives you remote access to bike vitals, its location on a map, and security alerts if it's bumped or moved through the Harley-Davidson app. Available in three color options, the LiveWire is coming to dealerships this August.
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The gang's back along with a new, questionable toy. Bonnie's imagination has brought another character into the mix and will take Woody and the crew on a road trip that reunites them with an old friend. Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Joan Cusack, Blake Clark, Wallace Shawn, John Ratzenberger, and Estelle Harris return to voice their original characters while Bo Peep comes back to the action thanks to Annie Potts. Toy Story's fourth installment premieres June 21, 2019.
Drugs, money, supermodels, cars — it's not the life of a 70s rock star; it's the life of former GM exec and founder of DeLorean Motor Company John DeLorean. The maverick engineer rose through the ranks of GM and was responsible for cars like the Pontiac GTO that kicked off the muscle car craze. After leaving GM, he founded DMC and built the iconic DeLorean — before it all came crashing down. Starring Alec Baldwin as DeLorean, Framing John DeLorean is the true story of an American icon.
The fourth Avengers film is entitled Endgame and the first trailer catches up with the crew as they lick their wounds and prepare for another round with Thanos. We'll see if Captain Marvel can even the score when the film is released April 26, 2019.
It's the most unlikely of chance meetings when Charlotte Field, the U.S. Secretary of State and Presidential candidate, runs into the kid she used to babysit — journalist Fred Flarsky. Charlotte asks Fred to be her speechwriter, and as they spend more and more time together on the campaign trail, something even more unlikely happens — a relationship. Starring Charlize Theron and Seth Rogan, Long Shot comes to theaters May 3, 2019.
Doctor Who's Matt Smith portrays the infamous cult leader in the upcoming Charles Manson biopic. Helmed by American Psycho director Mary Harron, the film focuses on three female followers and their time in the Manson Family as well as the aftermath of their crimes. Also starring Hannah Murray, Sosie Bacon, and Marianne Rendón, Charlie Says will debut in theaters May 10, 2019.
One man is a professor, working to collect every word in the English language for the first-ever Oxford English Dictionary. The other is a doctor, deemed mad and housed in an asylum for the insane. Together they will complete a monumental undertaking and become the unlikeliest of allies. Starring Mel Gibson and Sean Penn, The Professor And The Madman premieres Spring 2019.
Olivia Wilde makes her directorial debut with Booksmart. The film follows a pair of high school over-achievers who decide to spend the final days of their senior year rebelling. The cast includes Kaitlyn Dever, Beanie Feldstein, Billie Lourd, Jessica Williams, Will Forte, Lisa Kudrow, and Jason Sudeikis and the film is set to premiere in theaters on May 24, 2019.
If Superbad took place in the sixth grade, it would be Good Boys. In Lee Eisenberg and Gene Stupnitsky's directorial debut, a group of 12-year-old boys skips school and spends an entire day making a series of terrible decisions. Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg serve as producers while Jacob Tremblay, Keith L. Williams, and Brady Noon make up the underage cast. The film comes to theaters on August 16, 2019.
SimpliSafe teamed up with global design firm IDEO to create a home security experience more beautiful, powerful and intuitive than ever before. Rebuilt from the ground up with new safeguards to create a latticework of protection the new Simplisafe is half the size with double the range. It's also fifty percent louder, five times faster, and the system's wireless Keypad is soft, smooth and wakes with a touch. It's incredibly easy to set up in just a few minutes with no drilling, wiring or tools required and is offered at the same revolutionary price that made SimpliSafe the fastest growing home security company in the nation.
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Taking what you love about your favorite jeans and dialing it up a notch, the Olivers Passage Pant is aiming to be your new go-to. The performance pants are made from Cordura threads giving them a soft, lightweight yet durable exterior. A four-way stretch makes them comfortable enough for biking or binge-watching while a tailored look and stainless steel Italian hardware dress them up just enough to make it in the boardroom. Each pair is designed and made in Los Angeles.
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Jesse Eisenberg looks for comfort at a local dojo in Riley Stearns' upcoming dark comedy. After a brutal attack leaves him scarred and afraid, the new student enlists in karate lessons to defend help himself. Also starring Alessandro Nivola and Imogen Poots, the film is slated for release June 21, 2019.
Ah Sahm is fresh off the boat from China, having just arrived in San Francisco. The martial arts prodigy finds himself in the midst of the Tong Wars — and rises to an enforcer in the most powerful tong in the city. Based on the writings of Bruce Lee, Warrior premieres April 5, 2019 on Cinemax.
You may never see the creatures in the Netflix sensation Bird Box, but there was plenty of subtle effects that you might not have noticed. The best visual effects are the ones that you don't see, and Industrial Light and Magic digitally inserted everything from birds to entire sets. This effects reel shows what you might have missed and how close to reality effects are getting.
What if Superman was evil? Brightburn, the latest film from Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn, tells the story of a man and wife in Kansas who witness a meteor crash into their farm and find an infant boy. When he begins to realize the powers he possesses, he uses them for anything but the betterment of mankind. Brightburn releases May 24, 2019.
Before J.R.R. Tolkien would write The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings and help create the high fantasy genre, he was an orphan at the age of 12, an outsider in school, and a soldier in WWI. All this would later become part of his writing, including a group of friends that faced the horrors of war and helped inspire the world of Middle-Earth. Tolkien follows the formative years of the author and comes to theaters May 10, 2019.
Director Ari Aster took the horror genre in a new direction in 2018 with Hereditary and looks to do the same again with his new film Midsommar. Eschewing the dark look typical of most horror films, Midsommar has a bright, softly lit style to it, and takes place during summer — certainly not the look we're used to. Once every 90 years, a nine-day festival takes place in a Swedish hamlet. What begins as an idyllic getaway quickly becomes a game of survival at the hands of a pagan cult. Midsommar comes to theaters Summer 2019.
The DC Universe continues to expand with the release of SHAZAM!. The film takes a turn from the dark, brooding superhero films you're used to, following a 14-year old foster kid who develops strange powers after an encounter with an ancient wizard — the only problem being he doesn't know exactly what those powers are. Starring Zachary Levi, Asher Angel, and Mark Strong, the film is coming to theaters on April 5, 2019.
Hellboy is getting a reboot courtesy of director Neil Marshall. In what will be the franchise's third installment, Stranger Things' David Harbour will fill in as the demonic superhero to take down an ancient medieval sorceress played by Milla Jovovich. The film will also star Ian McShane, Daniel Dae Kim, and Sasha Lane and is slated for release April 12, 2019.
10 years after X-Men: Apocalypse, a risky rescue mission in space pits the X-Men against one of their strongest foes yet — their own Jean Grey. A solar flare causes Jean to wrestle with her own self, amplifying her formidable powers and unleashing two entities — Phoenix and Dark Phoenix. As the team begins to unravel, the X-Men must make a choice between saving Jean or destroying a dire threat. Dark Phoenix comes to theaters June 7, 2019.
Watergate wasn't the only potential legal trouble of Richard Nixon's presidency. Nixon also had an illegal campaign slush fund worth millions of dollars — and a gang of thieves from Youngstown, Ohio plans to steal it. Directed by Mark Steven Johnson, Finding Steve McQueen stars Travis Fimmel as getaway driver Harry James Barber, Forest Whitaker, and Lily Rabe. The film premieres M arch 15, 2019.
Take all 10 Star Wars films, edit them all into one gigantic trailer, and you have another Topher Grace masterpiece: Star Wars: Always. A decade ago, Grace edited the prequels into an excellent 85-minute fan edit, and with some help from Jeff Yorkes, has created a five-minute trailer that paints an epic picture of the franchise.
Brett Ridgeman and Anthony Lurasetti are two cops whose strongarm methods with suspects wouldn't pass with the public — and when a video of them working someone over surfaces, they find themselves suspended from the force, broke, and out of options. So they do what any good cop would do — go to work in the criminal underworld. Starring Mel Gibson, Vince Vaughn, and Jennifer Carpenter, Dragged Across Concrete comes to theaters March 22, 2019.
Ethan Hawke and Chris Pratt head to the Old West for Vincent D'Onofrio's take on the Billy the Kid saga. The film will follow a young boy on the run from his uncle. During his travels, the boy finds himself in the midst of Sheriff Pat Garrett's hunt for the infamous outlaw in what will be the last year of his life. Also starring Dane DeHaan as Billy the Kid, the biopic premieres March 8, 2019.
Taron Egerton transforms into Sir Elton John for the musical fantasy based on the legendary singer's life. The film goes back to the icon's time at the Royal Academy of Music in London and documents his rise to fame. Also starring Jamie Bell, Richard Madden, and Bryce Dallas Howard, the biopic is coming to theaters on May 31, 2019.